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The opportunity for environmental entrepreneurs: HEINEKEN Green Challenge 2022

HEINEKEN Mexico together with INCmty present for the fifth consecutive year HEINEKEN Green Challenge 2022, which will now focus on energy efficiency, for which it calls on all those interested in solving environmental problems.

“We seek innovative solutions from idea level to startups with first sales and growth, or NGO initiatives focused on solving the verticals raised in the call and that in turn impact society, the economy and the environment in Mexico” , reads a statement.

How to enter the HEINEKEN Green Challenge 2022

The 2022 call is aimed at entrepreneurs residing in Mexico who have proposals with great scaling potential.

In order to participate, the proposal must influence at least one of the following seven verticals of the challenge:

  1. Mobility / Transport and logistics
  2. Energy efficiency in construction
  3. Energy efficiency in agricultural work
  4. Sustainable energy management in industry
  5. Urban Efficiency – Smart Cities
  6. Energy efficiency in your daily life
  7. Energy efficiency in the processing of

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What are the requirements to participate?

All team members must comply with the following:

  • Be 18 years of age or older.
  • Be active students and/or graduates from technical level to postgraduate level from educational institutions in Mexico.
  • Have a project in the development stage from an idea to a startup with first sales and growth.
  • Sales no greater than 5 million per year (technology base).
  • Sales no greater than 2 million per year (social).
  • Have an integrated team with a minimum of 2 people and a maximum of 5 people.

There will be a prize of 500 thousand pesos to the first place

The registration of projects will be open from June 20 to September 16, 2022. Those interested in participating can register here:

What is the selection process?

National pre-selection: September 19 – October 2, 2022

Regional Selection: October 10 – 23, 2022

National Bootcamp: November 7 – 11, 2022

Semifinal: November 15, 2022

HEINEKEN Pitch: November 17, 2021

What are the prizes?

In the 2022 edition, the best 21 projects will be awarded with an acceleration program lasting 12 weeks and access to the INC Accelerator 2022 competition. While the best 10 projects of the edition will receive monetary prizes ranging from 500 thousand to 50 thousand pesos .

HEINEKEN Green Challenge has had an impact on more than 3,231 participating projects and more than 9,905 entrepreneurs involved in its past four editions.

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